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Orthopaedic Symposium

DateBox EventDetailTime EventDetailLocation
Jul
20
Sat
Jul 20, 2019
Saturday
7:30 AM - 4:50 PM
La Crosse Campus
La Crosse, WI

The intended audience is Physical Therapists, Athletic Trainers, and anyone interested in Sports Medicine.

Registration Details

The registration deadline is Saturday, July 13, 2019. Registrations will not be accepted after this date. Advance registration is required. Registration fees include light breakfast, lunch and certificate. Registrants will receive an email the week of the conference with parking information and other details about the conference.

Fees & Payment

  • No charge for GHS residents, students, fellows, emeritus
  • $35 GHS and affiliate Athletic Trainers, Nurses, and Support Staff
  • $50 GHS and affiliate Physical Therapists and Associate Staff
  • $75 GHS and affiliate Medical Staff
  • $45 Non-Gundersen Athletic Trainers, Nurses, and Support Staff
  • $60 Non-Gundersen Physical Therapists and Associate Staff
  • $100 Non-Gundersen Medical Staff

Description

Saturday, July 20, 2019
7:30 a.m. – 4:50 p.m.
Rasmus Center
Gundersen Health System
La Crosse, Wis.

Intended Audience: Physical Therapists, Athletic Trainers, and anyone interested in Sports Medicine.

Accreditation: Gundersen Lutheran Medical Foundation Inc. is accredited by the Wisconsin Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Gundersen Lutheran Medical Foundation Inc. designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 7.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Gundersen Lutheran Medical Foundation (BOC AP#: P695) is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education to Athletic Trainers. This program is eligible for a maximum of 7.75 Category A hours/CEUs. ATs should claim only those hours actually spent in the educational program.

According to the education levels described by the PDC, the following continuing education course is considered to be advanced.

Domains to be covered

  • Clinical Evaluation and Diagnosis
  • Treatment and Rehabilitation

An application will be submitted to the Wisconsin Physical Therapy Association (WPTA) for approval of credit for this conference

Certificates: Certificates will be emailed to attendees within four weeks of the conference

Agenda Saturday, July 20, 2019
7:30-7:55 a.m.

Registration/breakfast

7:55-8 a.m. Opening Remarks
8-8:40 a.m.

Mechanical Considerations in the Overhead Athlete
Brehn Pagel, PT, DPT, SCS, Sports Medicine, Gundersen Health System

  • Describe and identify specific mechanical faults in the throwing motion most likely to lead to upper extremity injuries in the throwing athlete
  • List at least three specific mechanical faults in the throwing motion most likely to lead to upper extremity injuries in the throwing athlete
8:40-9:40 a.m.

Master Clinician's Approach to the Scientific and Clinical Rationale for Clinical-Decision Making for Return to Sport: Which Tests Have the Best Psychometric Properties?
George Davies, DPT, MED, PT, SCS, ATC, LAP, CSCS, PES, CSMS, FAPTA, Physical Therapy, Gundersen Health System

  • Discriminate physical examination and functional tests of the shoulder that have good psychometric properties to enhance clinical decision making for return to sport
  • Establish and justify a functional testing algorithm for their particular patient population
9:40-10:25 a.m.

Acute and Chronic Elbow Instability
Steven Klein, MD, Orthopaedic Surgery, Gundersen Health System

  • Describe relevant anatomy of the elbow
  • Recognize patho-anatomy that leads to instability
  • Summarize rationale for the importance of radiographic and physical exam
  • Identify what leads to complications and challenges
10:25-10:45 a.m. Break and vendors
10:45-11:15 a.m.

Dry Needling: The History, Current Research Endeavors, and Clinical Case Examples
Katrina Hines, MS, PT, Sports Medicine, Gundersen Health System

  • Summarize the foundation and history of dry needling and how this impact current utilization of the technique
  • Distinguish the differences in training, evaluation, application, and outcomes between traditional eastern acupuncture and western dry needling
  • Recognize the appropriate patient selection for dry needling application through several case examples and discussion
11:15-11:45 a.m.

"Johnny's Got a Spondy…What do I do now?"
Matt Haberl, PT, DPT, ATC, CSCS, Physical Therapy, Dynamic Performance and Therapy

  • Identify the prevalence of low back pain in adolescent children
  • Recognize the signs and symptoms that are consistent with acute pars stress fractures in adolescent children
  • Implement clinical practice guidelines and clinical reasoning in the conservative treatment for adolescents with low back pain
11:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Lunch
12:15-1:15 p.m.

50+ Years of Myths and Mistakes in Evaluation and Treatment of Patients with Shoulder Conditions: What have we learned?
George Davies, DPT, MED, PT, SCS, ATC, LAP, CSCS, PES, CSMS, FAPTA, Physical Therapy, Gundersen Health System

  • Compare and contrast some of the "myths and mistakes" in examining patients with shoulder conditions in the past, and compare to current state-of-the-art techniques
  • Appraise some of the "myths and mistakes" in treating patients with shoulder conditions in the past, and compare to the current state-of-the-art techniques
1:15-1:55 p.m.

Rehabilitation Following Meniscus Repair
Kristen Brinks, PT, DPT, LAT, Sports Medicine, Gundersen Health System

  • Identify key rehabilitation progressions based on tissue healing, anatomy and contraindications
  • Outline a graded exercise progression based on rehabilitation guidelines and current literature
1:55-2:35 p.m.

Femoroacetabular Impingement and Hip Arthroscopy: Diagnosis, Indications for Surgery, and Surgical Outcomes
Justin Mitchell, MD, Sports Medicine, Gundersen Health System

  • Identify the common presenting signs and symptoms for femoroacetabular impingement
  • List the key steps to perform a comprehensive examination of the hip
  • Summarize the reasons to make a referral to a surgeon or a therapist
  • Outline the crucial steps of surgical and non-surgical management of hip pathology
2:35-3:35 p.m.

Frontiers in Form: Current Evidence in Running Mechanics, Injury Etiology and Gait Training
Scott Straker, PT, SCS, ATC, Sports Medicine, Gundersen Health System
Nate Vannatta, PT, DPT, SCS, Sports Medicine, Gundersen Health System

  • Describe previous research on the role of running mechanics in injury
  • Identify inconsistencies in the current evidence of running mechanics and injury etiology
  • Summarize the future direction of research and describe the current efforts to further elucidate the role of running mechanics in injury and rehabilitation
  • Describe the current efforts to further elucidate the role of running mechanics in injury and summarize the future direction of research on this topic
3:35-3:50 p.m. Break and Vendors
3:50-4:20 p.m.

Concussion Assessment: Evaluation Practices, Components and Updates
Laura Hudson, MS, ATC, LAT, Sports Medicine, Gundersen Health System

  • Identify updated practice guidelines
  • Review on-field and post-examination practices
  • Discuss management and return to activity recommendations
  • Outline communication between medical providers and professionals
  • Define head injury terminology
4:20-4:50 p.m.

Vestibular Ocular Motor Screen (VOMS) and Its Application in Orthopaedics
Emily Carrol-Pagel, DPT, Sports Medicine Therapy, Gundersen Health System
Jessica Rohde, MPT, OCS, Sports Medicine Therapy, Gundersen Health System

  • Identify and apply use of VOMS testing to a concussion population
  • Verbalize and indicate time for referral to vestibular therapy for post concussive dizziness symptoms
  • Identify the difference between visual and motion-based dizziness symptoms using the VOMS tool with concussion patients

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations must be requested via email or phone prior to July 13, 2019. A refund minus a $25 administration fee will be issued. No refunds will be made after July 13, 2019.

If the 2019 Orthopaedic Symposium is postponed or cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances, a full refund of registration fees will be provided. Gundersen Medical Foundation Inc. will not be responsible for any related travel costs to the conference.

ADA: In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, Gundersen Medical Foundation Inc. seeks to make this conference accessible to all. If you have a disability requiring special accommodations, please email your needs to CMERegistrations@gundersenhealth.org or call (608) 775-6909.

Contact Information: If you have questions, need additional information or have special dietary needs, please email your needs to CMERegistrations@gundersenhealth.org or call (608) 775-6909.

2019 Orthopaedic Symposium: The planning committee has no affiliation/financial relationships to disclose.

Special Thank You: This conference is underwritten in part by Janis Memorial Fund of Gundersen Medical Foundation.

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Schedule & Location

Schedule

Date Time Location
1. Sat, July 20 7:30 AM to 4:50 PM La Crosse Campus

Location Details

  • La Crosse Campus
    1900 South Avenue
    La Crosse, WI 54601
    Main: 608-782-7300

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